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Popular Plastic Surgery Procedure For Men

Posted On: March 16, 2017 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Body Sculpting, Gynecomastia

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Early this month (March 8, 2017), published a piece on “The 5 Most Popular Plastic Surgeries For Men” by Stephanie Bucklin, which was based on the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery’s statistics on the most popular plastic surgery procedures of 2016. One of the top procedures for men was male breast reduction (gynecomastia surgery).

In my Beverly Hills practice, I am presented often with men who are looking to restore a more naturally masculine appearance to their chest. Gynecomastia is a very common occurrence among men; however, there isn’t one single cause for this condition. There are several factors that have been studied that may cause gynecomastia, including a high level of estrogen, Klinefelter Syndrome (chromosomal abnormality), hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid gland), aging (causes low levels of testosterone), and steroids, which can manipulate testosterone and estrogen levels.

The great news is we can treat this condition in a discreet and relatively painless manner. If you have gynecomastia, don’t let it keep you from feeling confident.

To schedule your consultation with Dr. Linder and learn more about male breast reduction (gynecomastia surgery), call our office at (310) 275-4513 in Beverly Hills or fill out our online contact form today.